Committee on Racial and Ethnic Diversity

This committee works to increase racial and ethnic diversity in the profession, engaging in activities that promote the profession in the pipeline, promoting recruitment of diverse professionals, and developing diverse individuals within the profession.

Chair
Office of the District Attorney...
225 Martin Luther King Blvd, Suite 320
Jackson, TN 38301
(731)423-5805
Immediate Past Chair
HCA
2501 Park Plaza
Nashville, TN 37203
(615)344-1450
Vice-Chair
City of Memphis Law Division
125 N. Main Street, Room 336
Memphis, TN 38103
(901)636-6573

Hamilton DA Calls for Investigation into Traffic Stop of African-American

Hamilton County District Attorney Neal Pinkston said at a Friday press conference that he is calling for an investigation of the traffic stop of an African-American citizen after viewing dash cam video, the Chattanoogan reports. "I was somewhat disturbed by what I saw. I felt it warranted an immediate investigation," Pinkston said. He said he assigned an investigator from his office to look into the stop, and has notified the TBI, the FBI, the U.S. Attorney's Office and legal counsel for Gov. Bill Lee.
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Fastcase 7 New Features

A new Fastcase 7 update provides highlighting for your search terms when viewing the full text of a document. Each term is highlighted with a different color so that you can see the occurrence of each item separately. You can also turn off the highlighting function for both, and each term individually by choosing the highlight dropdown option, then selecting the ‘x’ across from the term. See this and all new features of TBA’s member benefit Fastcase 7 here.

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